whatever (one) says goes

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whatever (one) says goes

One has the ultimate authority among a particular group; you must do what one says. I don't care whatever your supervisor said. I'm the boss here, so whatever I say goes. I'm leaving Jane in charge, so whatever she says goes, OK?
See also: goes, say, whatever

what/whatever somebody says, ˈgoes

(informal, often humorous) when a particular person in authority gives an order, this order must be obeyed: Sarah wanted the kitchen painted green, and whatever she says, goes.Don’t argue with me. I’m the boss here and what I say goes.
See also: goes, somebody, what, whatever
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And as for working with his wife, Richard has this to say: "Well she's the boss, whatever she says goes.
But at the end of the day, it is Madonna and whatever she says goes.
My mum (Kay) seems to run the show in our house - she the governor and whatever she says goes.